Top 10 American History Books

A Listmania! list by James Dixon "Amateur Historian" (Cincinnati, OH)
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John Adams
1.  John Adams by David G. McCullough
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  "A fantastic and engaging narrative about a poorly understood founder."
$28.85   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,223 customer reviews)

Grant
2.  Grant by Jean Edward Smith
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  "Recent research has begun to take a second look at the great accomplishments of US Grant. This book provides a comprehensive view of Grant."
$14.34   Used & New from: $4.96
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (157 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam
3.  Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam by Stephen W. Sears
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  "The best narrative pertaining to Antietam."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

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Chancellorsville
4.  Chancellorsville by Stephen W. Sears
The list author says:
  "Another great book from a master storyteller."
$12.18   Used & New from: $2.71
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (80 customer reviews)

To The Gates of Richmond: The Peninsula Campaign
5.  To The Gates of Richmond: The Peninsula Campaign by Stephen W. Sears
The list author says:
  "The most complete and interesting book on the Pennisula Campaign."
$21.39   Used & New from: $3.33
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

American Colonies: The Settling of North America, Vol. 1
6.  American Colonies: The Settling of North America, Vol. 1 by Alan Taylor
The list author says:
  "Fantastic and unique information."
$11.31   Used & New from: $9.50
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (93 customer reviews)

Cold Harbor: Grant and Lee, May 26-June 3, 1864
7.  Cold Harbor: Grant and Lee, May 26-June 3, 1864 by Gordon C. Rhea
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  "Great entry into Rhea's "overland series"."
$29.31   Used & New from: $9.85
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

The Battles for Spotsylvania Court House and the Road to Yellow Tavern, May 7--12, 1864
8.  The Battles for Spotsylvania Court House and the Road to Yellow Tavern, May 7--12, 1864 by Gordon C. Rhea
The list author says:
  "Another great!"
$32.51   Used & New from: $8.13
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (40 customer reviews)

To the North Anna River: Grant and Lee, May 13--25, 1864
9.  To the North Anna River: Grant and Lee, May 13--25, 1864 by Gordon C. Rhea
$33.38   Used & New from: $10.85
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

The Battle of the Wilderness, May 5--6, 1864
10.  The Battle of the Wilderness, May 5--6, 1864 by Gordon C. Rhea
$32.69   Used & New from: $4.65
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (48 customer reviews)

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